MS. Auct. F. 4. 33
Summary Catalogue no.: 2187
Humanistic script attributable to Bartolomeo Sanvito.
Fine initials (faceted capitals). (P&A ii. 625, pl. LX)
Red leather on boards with gold ornament, four clasps lost, Italian.
Contemporary gold tooled leather binding, rebacked and resewn. (P&A ii. 625)
Provenance and Acquisition
The elaborate border on fol. 1 contains the arms: party per pale on the dexter side or, a lion rampant sable; on the sinister side argent, three bars dancetty sable: arms of Angelo Fasolo, treasurer of Pius II and bishop of Feltre.
On fol. iv, a leaf of green parchment, is 'Marini Nigrii Liber' in red, 16th cent.
Acquired probably about 1622 or 1623.
Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2021-01-13: Description revised to incorporate all information in SC and P&A.